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Trek Across Maine

Mission accomplished

I did it.

I completed the 180-mile Trek Across Maine this weekend for the second year in a row. I feel a great sense of accomplishment and relief. I’ve spent the last two months feeling obsessed about training and preparing for this three-day undertaking. Continue reading “Mission accomplished” »

Linkedin Q and A provides interesting opportunity for entrepreneurs

I’ve been using LinkedIn for several months now to increase my social network.  As a matter of fact, if you’re reading this blog and you’re not part of my network, I invite you to ‘link‘ with me. Just go to LinkedIn, create an identity for yourself, then invite me to join your network. It’s amazing to see who is connected to whom, and how many people we are connected to, in so many facets of our lives. We are connected to people through our home towns, through our schools, through our kids’ schools, through our clients, our professions and our past jobs. Continue reading “Linkedin Q and A provides interesting opportunity for entrepreneurs” »

My big California crash

I spent five days in California this past week. It was a combination of business and fun.  Sometimes fun isn’t all it’s cracked up to be.

I had flown into Monterey on Wednesday and stayed with a good friend, Betsy Shea, in Carmel Valley. She owns Shea Campbell, a marketing communications agency which is part of my national agency network, called the Alliance of Marketing Communication Agencies. Continue reading “My big California crash” »